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Zipolite ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0
Accommodation: 5.0

Overall: 3.7

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Zipolite Surf Forecast / Oaxaca / Mexico

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Sunday 26 Feb 2017 CST

Zipolite surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Zipolite sea temperature is 26.3 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 27.4 max: 28.3 min: 26.3 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)1615141414131414141416161514141414131316151414
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)191256400367347342394431384290237220263400389312207158156126168215213
Wind
(km/h)
5 WNW5
0 ENE0
10 SSE10
5 NNW5
0 WSW0
15 SW15
10 WNW10
5 W5
10 SW10
5 NW5
5 SE5
10 SSW10
0 NNE0
5 SSW5
15 SSW15
10 WNW10
5 SE5
15 SSW15
10 NW10
5 SE5
15 SSE15
5 NNW5
5 NE5
Wind State(?)cross-
off
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oncross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
2:59AM
0.98

3:30PM
0.93

3:47AM
1.01
4:18PM
1.04

4:34AM
1.03
5:06PM
1.14

5:21AM
1.03
5:54PM
1.21

6:08AM
1.02

6:42PM
1.24
6:56AM
1.00

7:31PM
1.24
7:45AM
0.96



Low Tide
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9:20AM
0.08

9:35PM
0.07
10:03AM
0.02

10:29PM
0.03
10:45AM
-0.04

11:20PM
-0.01
11:30AM
-0.08

12:10AM
-0.03

12:14PM
-0.10
1:01AM
-0.03

1:01PM
-0.11
1:52AM
-0.01

1:49PM
-0.10


Note: the tide data above is for Puerto Angel, Oaxaca, Mexico which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Zipolite.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Zipolite blow from the N.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
2731312731302632312832312832312731312732312727
Low °C
2629282628282629292730292729292729292730292727
Chill °C (?)
2731312731302632312832312832312731312732312727
Sunrise
-6:43--6:43--6:43--6:41--6:41--6:41--6:39---
Sunset
--6:32--6:32--6:32--6:32--6:32--6:34--6:34--
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 32°C on Wed morning, min 26°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 32°C on Fri morning, min 27°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Zipolite Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Zipolite provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Zipolite can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Zipolite surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Zipolite) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Zipolite may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Oaxaca? If you are looking for accommodation near Zipolite, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Oaxaca, consider staying in Puerto Escondido which is 63 km (39 miles) away. Other places in and around Oaxaca where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz which is 77 km (48 miles) away and Nopala, 86 km (53 miles) away.